Archive of December 27, 2016 :: Catholic News Agency (CNA)
Archive of December 27, 2016

A rare glimpse into the lives of Thailand's Red Nuns

Dec 27, 2016 - 08:23 pm .- An American group of cloistered nuns has opened a new monastery to bring their contemplative spirituality to the northeast of Thailand.

How 5,000 relics found a home in a Pittsburgh chapel

Dec 27, 2016 - 02:01 pm .- Nestled in a sleepy neighborhood in the hills rising over Pittsburgh lies a small chapel. Inside St. Anthony’s Chapel lies a piece from the Crown of Thorns, a tooth of St. Anthony of Padua, and more than 5,000 other verified relics, or remains, of saints from around the world.